Police arrest Colorado homicide suspect in Iowa
DUBUQUE, Iowa ” Iowa authorities have arrested a man suspected in the shooting death of a man in front of his home in Greeley, Colo.
Dubuque County Sherif Kenneth Runde (RUN’-dee) says 27-year-old Cecil Erb was captured Friday evening near Peosta (pee-AH’-stuh) in northeast Iowa.
Runde says a deputy stopped Erb’s car and he was taken into custody without incident.
Erb is being held in the Dubuque County jail on a first-degree murder warrant from Colorado. He is a suspect in the death of 44-year-old Jeffrey Watson Sr.
The Weld County, Colo., coroner says Watson was shot several times as he was leaving for work Thursday morning.